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Luke W. Robson

Set & Costume Designer

Agent

Nick Quinn

Luke is an artist and designer, specialising in immersive theatre, musicals and gig-theatre. Designs include: United Queendom (Les Enfants Terribles) It’s True, It’s True, It’s True (Barbican) Casino Royale (Secret Cinema – Associate Designer), Tokyo Rose (New Diorama) and Electrolyte (Tour). Luke is Wildcard’s Resident Designer, recipient of the Leverhulme Trust Bursary as Assistant Designer at the Royal Shakespeare Company, Finalist for Best Newcomer at The Journal Culture Awards and shortlisted for the Old Vic 12.

Design
UNITED QUEENDOM (Les Enfants Terribles) Dir. Christa Harris 2020
CASINO ROYALE (Secret Cinema) Associate Designer, Dir. Jackson, Des. Rob Innes Hopkins 2019
IT’S TRUE, IT’S TRUE, IT’S TRUE (Barbican) Dir. Billy Barrett 2018/19
ELECTROLYTE (Tour) Dir. Donnacadh O’Briain 2019
TOKYO ROSE (New Diorama) Dir. Hannah Benson 2019
THE COLOURS (Soho) Dir. Max Barton 2019
CRYSTAL CLEAR (Old Red Lion) Dir. PJ Stanley 2019
MY KIND OF MICHAEL (Tour) Dir. Danny Braverman 2019
2030 (Cambridge Junction) Dir. Mark Knightley 2019
CIRCA (Harlow Playhouse) Dir. Andrew Twyman 2019
WORK BITCH (VAULT Festival) Dir. Blythe Stewart 2019
FINDING FASSBENDER (VAULT Festival) Dir. Blythe Stewart 2019
HANDEL MESSIAH (Porchester Hall) Dir. Nicholas Little 2018
VELVET (Tour) Dir. Andrew Twyman 2018/19
SAPHO AND PHAO (Royal Shakespeare Company) Dir. Robin Belfield 2018
THE TERMINAL VELOCITY OF SNOWFLAKES (Live Theatre) Dir. Max Roberts 2017/18
UNSPOKEN (Newcastle Theatre Royal) Dir. Phill Hoffman 2017
LIVE LAB ELEVATOR (Live Theatre) Dir. Graeme Thompson 2017/18/19
FANS (Tour) Dir. Melanie Rashbrooke 2017/18
MADAM BUTTERFLY (King’s Head Theatre) Dir. Paul Higgins 2017
ODD SHAPED BALLS (Old Red Lion) Dir. Andrew Twyman 2016
THE NETHER (Northern Stage) Dir. Ruaidhri Johnston 2016
JOURNEY’S END (Northern Stage) Dir. Jack Hewitt 2015
THE PILLOWMAN (Northern Stage) Dir. Andrew Twyman 2014

Training & Awards
Resident Designer (Wildcard Theatre) 2019/20
Old Vic 12 (Designer) Shortlisted 2018
Leverhulme Trust Bursary (Royal Shakespeare Company) Assistant Designer 2017/18
Journal Culture Award (Best Newcomer) Finalist 2018
Off West End Theatre Award (Best Set Design) Nomination 2016
Newcastle University (BA Fine Art) First Class Honours 2014 – 2017
Pride of Newcastle Award (Contribution to Arts & Culture) 2015
John Bell Simpson Prize 201
Bartlett Travel Fund 2014, 2016
National Film & Television School (BFI Talent Campus) 2014
Oxford & Cherwell Valley College (Foundation Diploma in Art & Design) Distinction 2013/14

Art
DIGITAL ARTIST RESIDENCY (OVADA) 2018/19
HERE’S TO THEE, OLD APPLE TREE (RSC) 2018
THE CAVE (Queens Hall Digital) 2017
ELECTRIC SHEEP (Channel 4, Random Acts) 2017

Production Design
OLVE (Outfoxed Films) Dir. Andrew Twyman 2018
SMALL TOWN POLITICS (Sky Arts) Dir. Gully Moore 2018
TARTUFFE TRAILER (RSC, Dusthouse) Dir. Chris McGill 2018
MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR TRAILER (RSC, Dusthouse) Dir. Chris McGill 2018
MACBETH TRAILER (RSC, Dusthouse) Dir. Chris McGill 2017

Assisting
THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR (Shakespeare’s Globe) Dir. Nichole Charles, Des. Charlie Cridlan 2019
THE 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS (Castle Howard) Dir. Charlotte Lloyd Webber, Des. Bretta Gerecke 2018
TARTUFFE (RSC) Dir. Iqbal Khan, Des. Bretta Gerecke 2018
TAMBURLAINE (RSC) Dir. Michael Boyd, Des. Tom Piper 2018
THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR (RSC) Dir. Fiona Laird, Des. Lez Brotherston 2018
MISS LITTLEWOOD (RSC) Dir. Erica Whyman, Des. Tom Piper 2017/19
MACBETH (RSC) Dir. Polly Finlay, Des. Fly Davies 2018
IMPERIUM: THE CICERO PLAYS (RSC) Dir. Greg Doran. Des. Anthony Ward 2017
BROKEN BISCUITS (Paines Plough, UK Tour), Dir James Grieve, Des. Lilly Arnold 2016
EDITH (Mini Productions, Mint Pictures) Dir. Christian Cookie, Des. Felicity Hickman 2015

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